A Discovery of Witches is a British Fantasy romantic drama series based on the trilogy named All Souls by Deborah Harkness. Bad Wolf and Sky Production produce the show.
The first season of the series was first released in the UK on Sky One on 14 September 2018. The first season consists of eight episodes. Following its fame and success, the show was renewed for a second season in November 2018 for a second and a third season.
There is confirmed release date for A Discovery of witches
According to reports from Sky, the series will return for a second run in 2020. But no official word on the exact date of release is announced yet. There is news coming in that Palmer will start filming in July with the rest of the cast starting earlier because of her pregnancy.
As per recent news, the filming for the second season has already kicked off at Gloucestershire Cathedral. The entire production crew, trailers, and filming gear were all spotted on the site. The previous season was mostly filmed in Wales, but a change of location is always welcoming.
In December 2019, the show’s official twitter handled revealed that they had wrapped their production for the UK and were moving to Italy. But as the circumstances hold, the display may be delayed because of the ongoing pandemic.
Who will be returning for A Discovery of Witches season 2?
Teresa Palmer will play the show’s protagonist as Diana Bishop and Matthew Goode as Matthew Clairmont. Other than them, Alex Kingston, Valarie Pettiford, Daniel Ezra, and Sophie Norman will also be returning for the second season.
The shows Official twitter handle had also announced that Michael Jibson would also be joining the cast for season two. Michael will play the role of Emperor Rudolf II.
The second season will be based on the second novel of Harkness.